Posts Tagged: Military to Civilian Career Coaching

Transitioning Service Members

There are a multitude of personnel on or around military bases who provide valuable support services to transitioning service members and veterans. This month, we check in with Harold Riggins, Fort Campbell Soldier For Life (SFL) Transition Services Program Manager. Riggins is a veteran himself, having served in the U.S. Army for more than 27… Read more »

Promising Career Paths

Depending on where you are stationed, the weather outside may be frightening. But according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment outlook for 2016 through 2024 is not. You already know that jobs in the energy, construction and health care industries are hot, but what if those types of jobs just aren’t right… Read more »

Career Transition

According to lexicologists, there are more than 20 alphabets in use in the world today, the most common of them being Latin, Greek, Cyrillic, Armenian, Georgian and Korean. Today, I will introduce you to a new one, the Military to Civilian Career Transition Alphabet. Click here to learn more.

Post Military Job

While researching online late one night, I ran across a 2012 news article claiming that researchers from the University of Kansas could accurately judge a stranger’s personality simply by looking at the person’s shoes. I wasn’t, however, willing to cough up the $35.95 for the online version of the study to find out. Even without… Read more »

Civilian Career

Dig into anyone’s professional past, and you may find some interesting surprises, especially if that person is a veteran who learned long ago to tackle a civilian career they may have otherwise overlooked. And if you discover some basic ways to see your skills in a new light, you might also stumble into a dream… Read more »

Military Transition

Bradley-Morris answers questions from transitioning military job seekers. Q: I was very lucky when I transitioned out last year. I got a job with a great company in an area close to my wife’s family, but I was so worried about getting a job that I didn’t really focus too much on whether I wanted… Read more »

Hit Your Financial Milestones

During your 40s you may be at the height of your career, which also means your highest earning years. While you are enjoying this success, temptation can be high to increase your lifestyle. You might even feel pulled in many directions by various financial priorities. Here are five financial milestones to strive for by 40… Read more »

Advice for Transitioning Military

Steve Cannon has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Mercedes-Benz USA LLC since January 1, 2011. Prior to that, he served in a number of functions at Mercedes with stints in marketing, executive leadership and financial services. To help commemorate the Top 40 Under 40 Military issue and Veterans Day, MTN caught up… Read more »

Military Networking Opportunities

Bradley-Morris answers questions from transitioning military job seekers. Q: I will be transitioning out of the military in the next 18 months. Several people have suggested that I begin “networking” as a way to make connections. Can you provide me with some examples of great networking? It seems to be a catch all for connecting,… Read more »

Provide Your Interviewer with a Greater Understanding of Your Value

In the upcoming issues of Military Transition News, we are reprising the A to Z list of everything a service member needs to know about transitioning. One of the “greatest hits” is the letter “S”. Click here to read more.